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30th Street Station Philadelphia, Philadelphia
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The 30th Street Station is the main railroad station in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States and one of the seven stations in Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority's (SEPTA) Center City fare zone. It is also a major stop on Amtrak's (National Railroad Passenger Corporation) Northeast and Keystone Corridors.DescriptionThe station's address is 2955 Market Street. It sits across from the former United States Post Office-Main Branch. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.Amtrak's code for the station is PHL. Its IATA Airport Code is ZFV on United because Amtrak's service to Newark Liberty International Airport is codeshared with United Airlines.Of the 24 Pennsylvania stations served by Amtrak, the 30th Street Station was by far the busiest for the Fiscal Year 2013, boarding or detraining an average of approximately 11,303 passengers daily (almost twice the number of passengers of the other 23 Pennsylvania stations combined) and is Amtrak's overall 3rd-busiest station.
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  • This station was built for the ear of Railroad Travel. I is majestic with high ceilings, marble, granite and a memorial to War Veterans who worked for the Railroad Company. This is not a destination f...  more »
  • I travel quite a bit through here for work and occasionally stop through just because I like the place. Its very open and bright all the time, day or night. There is something about the openness and m...  more »
  • Nice place to wait for your train! Food and pleasant surroundings. Relax and people watch! Good communication about train schedule.